SIGMA LEGAL

Alain
Alberini.

Attorney at law, Partner
Ph.D., LL.M. (UCLA)


Who am I?

I am a lawyer specialized in intellectual property and entertainment law. What characterizes me? As a litigator and as counsel, the ability to analyze in a responsive and cross-disciplinary manner our customers' issues in order to provide them with suitable solutions from a practical and legal perspective.  

Tel:  +41 (0)22 715 00 55
Fax: +41 (0)22 715 00 50

 

Rue de Berne 10
1201 Geneva, Switzerland

What led me to sigma legal?

•  LL.M., Media, Entertainment and Technology Law and Policy Specialization, UCLA (2017-2018)
•  Gross & Associés, Lausanne (2014-2017, bar admission in 2016)
•  Troller Hitz Troller, Lausanne (2013)
•  Ph.D. in trademark law and unfair competition law, Lausanne (2010-2014, Law Faculty Prize 2015)
•  Bachelor and Master in Law, Lausanne et Zurich Universities (2004-2009)

Other professional highlights and projects in progress:

• Assisting and representing clients regarding their intellectual property rights, unfair competition disputes, as well as music industry and publishing contracts
• Assisting companies regarding data protection matters (compliance with GDPR) 
Appointment as representative of the Swiss Bar Association in the Justitia 4.0 project (digitization of the Swiss justice system)
Publications and lectures (on an academic and practical level) about various topics related to intellectual property and new technologies
Lecturer at the Faculty of Business and Economics of Lausanne (HEC-Lausanne) (antitrust law, 2012-2013) and at the School of Business and Engineering of the Canton of Vaud (HEIG-VD) (media law, 2011-2017)
Member of the Commission for the modernizing of the Bar (Canton de Vaud)
• Launch of the cycle of lectures Re:fresh in partnership with Superhuit
Secretary and co-founder of an association active in the theatrical sector

You can talk to me in:

French / English / Italian / German

I can answer you in:

French / English / Italian

When I am not at sigma legal, you can find me:

On the snow, in the water or on a grass field, practicing my favorite sports
• Watching a movie, reading a book, visiting an exhibition or along the shores of the lake, depending on the season and the weather​​​​​​​